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Lilium candidum (popularly known as the Madonna Lily) is a plant in the genus Lilium, one of the true lilies. It is native to the Balkans and West Asia. It forms bulbs at ground level, and unlike other lilies, has a basal rosette of leaves through the winter, which die back in summer. A leafy flower stem, typically up to 1.2 m high, sometimes up to 2 m high, emerges in late spring and bears fragrant flowers in summer. Flowers are white, flushed yellow at the base.

It has long been cultivated,.. more

Similar species: Liliales
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Dec 26, 2016. Captured Jun 1, 2016 13:44 in Ul. Ivana Mažuranića 7, 23000, Zadar, Croatia.
  • SP-100EE
  • f/2.9
  • 10/6400s
  • ISO125
  • 4.3mm